Salt Lake City — University of Utah engineers will use a five-year, $16 million grant to conduct supercomputer simulations aimed at developing a prototype low-cost, low-emissions coal power plant that could electrify a mid-sized city. The...October 1, 2013
Roosevelt — JWright Companies, Inc., based in Evanston, Wyo., has acquired J&R Construction, Inc., which is based in Roosevelt. The transaction closed Aug. 21.
J&R offers a variety of oil and gas field services, includi...October 1, 2013
Logan — Two Utah State University professors recently received a three-year, almost $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help fund research seeking to increase cloning efficiency.
Current cloning practice involves...October 1, 2013
Salt Lake City’s new downtown master plan and the future of the city were discussed Thursday during an event put on by the Urban Land Institute of Utah, which consists of several business and community leaders.
The group was able to m...September 30, 2013
South Salt Lake — Officials from Hamlet Homes and the City of South Salt Lake broke ground on a new townhome community called Carlisle Place, located at the intersection of 700 West and Carlisle Ave. (3800 S). The community will consist o...September 30, 2013
Salt Lake City — Rising high-tech employment has helped fuel double-digit rent growth in 10 U.S. tech-dominated submarkets, according to the latest research from CBRE Group, Inc. These submarkets, located within major tech-oriented cities...September 30, 2013
Salt Lake City — The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah will expand to a seven-day stage race in 2014, starting Monday, Aug. 4 and finishing Sunday, Aug. 10. The Union Cycliste International (UCI) has approved expansion of the professional cycl...September 30, 2013
After being in business for more than 40 years, a Salt Lake City-based company with nationwide reach is returning to its roots to offer Utah physicians a uniquely designed service.
The company, MGIS, has been headquartered in Salt Lake City...September 27, 2013
Draper — The Loveland Living Planet Aquarium lifted its new 40-foot, 26,000-pound shark tunnel through the roof and into the new aquarium Wednesday.
The tunnel, which is made of six and a half-inch thick Plexiglas, will allow visitors...September 27, 2013
Salt Lake City — Harsch Investment Properties, a privately-held real estate investment company based in Portland, Ore., has acquired Centennial Plaza, a 243,669-square-foot, three-building industrial campus in Salt Lake City. Sold by A &a...September 27, 2013
Salt Lake City — The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah hired DAVE HARRIS as director of the full-time MBA program. Prior to joining the school, Harris served as CEO of University Prep Café, a college- and ca...September 27, 2013
Salt Lake City — The American Cancer Society selected R&O Construction as the builder of its newest Hope Lodge.
The Hope Lodge will be a 63,000-square-foot home away from home for cancer patients and their caregiver...September 26, 2013
Ogden — Weber State University held a grand opening of its new Wildcat Center for Health Education and Wellness Wednesday. Events included a ribbon cutting, reception and tours.
The 20,000-square-foot expansion cost $8.5 million, whi...September 26, 2013
St. George — An indoor signal booster from Wilson Electronics is one of 31 finalists in the Best New Product category of the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) 2013 Manufacturers Excellence Awards. CEDIA,...September 26, 2013
Ogden — Richards Sheet Metal Works, Inc., a precision metal manufacturing company in Ogden, is celebrating its 85th anniversary with an expansion, new machinery and special events. The company broke ground on its fourth building onsite in...September 26, 2013